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PEAT Talks Transcript: Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age

Introduction I am very pleased today to welcome Jessica Miller-Merrell, of Exceptional HR Consulting. Jessica is the founder of the HR and workplace resource Workology.com and has been recognized by Forbes as a Top 50 Social Media Power User. There’s a lot of people using social media. That’s a pretty – pretty high stat. She is [...]

2020-07-06T21:39:37+00:00Last updated: July 6, 2020|Tags: |

PEAT Talks: Facebook and the Accessible Workplace

In recent years Facebook has become a tool for professional networking and on-the-job workplace productivity through its enterprise collaboration software, Workplace. In this webinar, Director of Accessibility Jeff Wieland and Director of Policy Monica Desai discuss why and how Facebook has made accessibility a priority.​ […]

2020-07-17T15:36:23+00:00Last updated: July 17, 2020|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks Transcript: Strategies to Drive Awareness and Engagement at a Large Enterprise

Introduction Hello everybody. Happy Thursday, and welcome to PEAT Talks, the virtual speaker series from the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology. We hold these on every third Thursday of the month, and we try to showcases various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are advancing accessible technology in the workplace. My name is Josh [...]

2020-06-29T21:27:26+00:00Last updated: June 29, 2020|

PEAT Talks: Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age

Jessica Miller-Merrell is a technologist who focuses her efforts in human resources, healthcare, and the workplace. In this webinar, she discussed how recruiters and HR leaders can prioritize their digital recruiting options and move these efforts forward by developing smaller initiatives designed to drive change and establish buy-in. Digital recruitment is key to an effective overall [...]

2021-10-26T23:31:03+00:00Last updated: October 26, 2021|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks: Making Tech Fields Accessible

Introduction And welcome to PEAT Talks. This is a virtual speaker series from the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology. We have these talks on the third Thursday of every month, and PEAT Talk showcases various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are advancing technology in the workplace. My name is Josh Christianson. I'm the [...]

2020-07-17T15:36:23+00:00Last updated: July 17, 2020|Tags: |

PEAT Talks: How and Why to Make VPATs a Priority

Accessibility experts Ted Gies and Jay Nemchik discussed the business significance of VPATs, and their best practices for handling requests. Over the years, Elsevier has responded to hundreds of customer requests for Voluntary Product Accessibility Templates (VPATs). In this webinar, accessibility experts Ted Gies and Jay Nemchik discussed the business significance of VPATs, and their best practices for handling requests. Original Recording [...]

2021-10-26T23:30:20+00:00Last updated: October 26, 2021|Tags: , , |

PEAT Talks Transcript: Neurodiversity & Workplace Technology

Introduction   Welcome to PEAT Talks, the virtual speaker series from the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology. On the Thursday of every month, PEAT Talks shows various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are advancing technology in the workplace. My name is Corinne Weible. I'm the deputy director for PEAT, and I'll be hosting [...]

2020-06-29T21:27:26+00:00Last updated: June 29, 2020|

PEAT Talks Transcript: Why Jobseekers Need a Digital Brand

Introduction PEAT talks showcases various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are advancing accessible technology in the workplace. My name is Corrine Weible. I'm the deputy director for PEAT, and I will be hosting today's talk. Before we get started I'm going to quickly review a few logistics. We will have time for questions and [...]

2020-09-29T21:52:39+00:00Last updated: September 29, 2020|